What types of organizations are included in the Yearbook?

The Yearbook includes a broad range of non-governmental and inter-governmental international and internationally-oriented organizations, more specifically:

  • Federations of international organizations
  • Universal membership organizations
  • Intercontinental membership organizations
  • Regional membership organizations
  • Organizations emanating from other bodies, and other subsidiary and internal bodies
  • Organizations having a special form, including foundations and funds
  • Internationally-oriented national organizations
  • Religious orders, fraternities and secular institutes

See Types of Organizations for a detailed explanation.